Hotter and more acidic: The future of the oceans

Experts from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) presented their new special report on how climate change has an impact on the ocean and cryosphere and what an enormous role these changes will play for humans and ecosystems in the future. Clearly, the ocean is very fundamental as it regulates the global temperature and provides large amounts of oxygen. According to the IPCC report, the ocean has absorbed more than 90% of the excess heat in the climate system […]

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